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Beach City, Ohio
Village
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Location of Beach City, Ohio
Location of Beach City, Ohio
Location of Beach City in Stark County
Location of Beach City in Stark County
Country United States
State Ohio
County Stark
Township Sugar Creek
Area
 • Total 0.43 sq mi (1.11 km2)
 • Land 0.43 sq mi (1.11 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
1,001 ft (305 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 1,033
 • Estimate 
(2019)
981
 • Density 2,292.06/sq mi (884.75/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
44608
Area code(s) 330
FIPS code 39-04458
GNIS feature ID 1083966

Beach City is a village in Stark County, Ohio, United States. The population was 1,033 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Canton-Massillon, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area.

History

Beach City named after Henry Beach, a railroad official.

Geography

Beach City is located at 40°39′10″N 81°34′48″W / 40.65278°N 81.58000°W / 40.65278; -81.58000 (40.652723, -81.579965), along Sugar Creek.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.46 square miles (1.19 km2), all land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1880 282
1900 364
1910 671 84.3%
1920 658 −1.9%
1930 725 10.2%
1940 812 12.0%
1950 940 15.8%
1960 1,151 22.4%
1970 1,133 −1.6%
1980 1,083 −4.4%
1990 1,051 −3.0%
2000 1,137 8.2%
2010 1,033 −9.1%
2019 (est.) 981 −5.0%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

At the 2010 census there were 1,033 people, 419 households, and 284 families living in the village. The population density was 2,245.7 inhabitants per square mile (867.1/km2). There were 457 housing units at an average density of 993.5 per square mile (383.6/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 97.6% White, 0.4% African American, 0.2% Native American, 0.2% from other races, and 1.6% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.8%.

Of the 419 households 33.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 48.7% were married couples living together, 12.9% had a female householder with no husband present, 6.2% had a male householder with no wife present, and 32.2% were non-families. 27.2% of households were one person and 15.6% were one person aged 65 or older. The average household size was 2.47 and the average family size was 2.99.

The median age in the village was 39.5 years. 23.8% of residents were under the age of 18; 7.9% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 25.8% were from 25 to 44; 26.5% were from 45 to 64; and 16.2% were 65 or older. The gender makeup of the village was 47.9% male and 52.1% female.

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